ESOI/EORTC Workshop 2018

ESOI/EORTC Workshop 2018


ESOI/EORTC Workshop 2018
Imaging in assessing response to cancer therapy
a hands-on course


November 13-15, 2018
Heidelberg, Germany



Course Venue
German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ)
Im Neuenheimer Feld 280
69120 Heidelberg
Germany


Local Organiser
H.P. Schlemmer, Heidelberg/DE


Organisers
M. D’Anastasi, ESOI, Msida/MT
L. Fournier, EORTC, Paris/FR


Overview
The ESOI/EORTC workshop is an interactive hands-on course aimed at practising radiologists and radiology residents, focusing on the criteria-based assessment of tumour response to treatment. The course consists of a number of lectures explaining the principles of imaging-based tumour response assessment and several hands-on interactive training workshops using specialised software with common and rare cancer cases encountered in the clinical routine or within clinical trials.


Learning objectives

  • To review the most common imaging criteria for assessment of treatment response
  • To review the principles of structured oncologic reporting and the requirements for clinically relevant oncological reports from an oncologist’s perspective
  • To achieve hands-on experience in choosing and measuring lesions, assessing tumour response to therapy and avoiding potential pitfalls
  • To gain knowledge relevant to radiologists about clinical trials and trial methodology


EORTC Test
Participants will have the unique opportunity to sit for a qualification test on using RECIST 1.1 at the end of the workshop. Successful participants will receive a RECIST qualification certificate from the ESOI and EORTC. Qualified radiologists will then have the option to become independent imaging reviewers for future EORTC studies.


CME Accreditation
The ESOI/EORTC Workshop 2018 – Imaging in assessing response to cancer therapy, Heidelberg, Germany, 13/11/2018-15/11/2018 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 15 European CME credits (ECMEC®s).
Die Fortbildung wird von der Landesärztekammer Baden-Württemberg mit 15 Fortbildungspunkten (FP) in Kategorie B für das Fortbildungszertifikat anerkannt.


Programme 
Please click on the following link to view the course programme.


Registration
Please click on the following link to register for the ESOI/EORTC Workshop 2018.



Please do not hesitate to contact Ms. Elisabeth Schlessmann from the ESOI Office at office@esoi-society.org in case of any questions.

 

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